Addiction: Neuroscience of Addiction
Neuroscience of Addiction
Lecture: Addiction: Neuroscience of Addiction
A brief introduction to the neuroscience of addiction
The DSM-V diagnostic criteria are reviewed with specific application to Kayla in early adulthood.
In this lecture we describe Kayla's adolescence, including her substance use, family dynamics and mental health. We discuss what we should have done as providers and care givers to prevent the worsening of these illness's